Quick thoughts on communications, privacy, and security

“Encryption matters, and it is not just for spies and philanderers.” Edward Snowden to Glenn Greenwald We live in a world where just about everybody has been the victim of a data breach. If you’ve ever been online, chances are various bits of your information has made it into the hands of unscrupulous people. Then … Read more »

The strange fate of a person falling into a black hole

Here’s a rather fascinating article theorizing what would happen when a person falls into a black hole. I find it interesting in that it reminds me of Schr√∂dinger… the person is simultaneously alive and dead, depending on the observer. It could happen to anyone. Maybe you’re out trying to find a new habitable planet for … Read more »

The Productivity Method That Charles Schwab Paid $25,000 For

Are you looking for a simple and straightforward method of being more productive at work? Of course you are! Who isn’t? In today’s age of jumping from one task right to another, and then getting pulled away to “put out a fire,” it’s a wonder we can get anything done at all! While there’s all … Read more »